Tag Archives: Eric Burdon

Boom Boom: John Lee Hooker; The Animals; Buddy Guy

Hello there! This week our blog features an iconic R&B tune, Boom Boom. We will first discuss the original version by John Lee Hooker. Next, we will review a cover by The Animals, and finally a cover by Buddy Guy. … Continue reading

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Mama Told Me (Not To Come): Randy Newman; Eric Burdon & the Animals; Three Dog Night.

Hello there! This week we will focus on Mama Told Me (Not To Come). This is a witty and funky pop song written by Randy Newman. We will review Newman’s version, and then discuss covers by Eric Burdon & The … Continue reading

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The House of the Rising Sun: Joan Baez, Dave Van Ronk, Bob Dylan and The Animals

Hello there! In this edition of Tim’s Cover Story we review House of the Rising Sun, a song that has taken a fascinating journey through the realms of traditional, folk and rock music. According to Wikipedia: The authorship of “The … Continue reading

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